Synonyms of ratting


1. informing, ratting, disclosure, revelation, revealing

usage: to furnish incriminating evidence to an officer of the law (usually in return for favors)


1. rat, defect, desert

usage: desert one's party or group of friends, for example, for one's personal advantage

2. rat, hire, engage, employ

usage: employ scabs or strike breakers in

3. fink, scab, rat, blackleg, work, do work

usage: take the place of work of someone on strike

4. rat, pad, fill out

usage: give (hair) the appearance of being fuller by using a rat

5. rat, capture, catch

usage: catch rats, especially with dogs

6. denounce, tell on, betray, give away, rat, grass, shit, shop, snitch, stag, inform

usage: give away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"

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